Planetmountain.com - Latest news http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/ PlanetMountain.com, Climbing, mountaineering, skiing, trekking, off-piste, bouldering in Italy, Alps, Himalaya, Dolomites. en-EN Copyright, PlanetMountain.com info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/zeitsprung-new-climb-up-cima-grande-di-lavaredo-dolomites.html Zeitsprung, new climb up Cima Grande di Lavaredo in the Dolomites The mountain guides Hannes Pfeifhofer and Dietmar Niederbrunner have made the first ascent of Zeitsprung, a new multi-pitch rock climb up Große Zinne / Cima Grande di Lavaredo, Tre Cime di Lavaredo, Dolomites. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/zeitsprung-new-climb-up-cima-grande-di-lavaredo-dolomites.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 22 Aug 2019 09:01:45 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/pete-whittaker-relishes-recovery-drink-jossingfjord-norway.html Pete Whittaker relishes Recovery Drink at Jøssingfjord in Norway British rock climber Pete Whittaker has repeated Recovery Drink, the extremely difficult trad climb on the Profilveggen wall at Jøssingfjord in Norway. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/pete-whittaker-relishes-recovery-drink-jossingfjord-norway.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 21 Aug 2019 16:14:46 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/silvo-karo-luka-lindic-add-francek-knez-memorial-route-to-siroka-pec.html Silvo Karo, Luka Lindic add Franček Knez memorial route to Široka peč On the North Face of Široka peč in Slovenia’s Julian Alps, Silvo Karo and Luka Lindic have made the first ascent of the striking Pillar in memoriam of Franček Knez. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/silvo-karo-luka-lindic-add-francek-knez-memorial-route-to-siroka-pec.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 21 Aug 2019 17:00:37 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/first-qualifiers-for-sport-climbing-olympic-games-tokyo-2020.html First qualifiers for Sport Climbing Olympic Games at Tokyo 2020 The Combined World Championship is currently taking place at Hachioji in Japan and as a result of the qualfiers, the first athletes to qualify for Sport Climbing taking part in the summer Olympic Games in Tokyo 2020 have already been decided. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/first-qualifiers-for-sport-climbing-olympic-games-tokyo-2020.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 21 Aug 2019 17:01:00 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/simon-messner-barbara-vigl-snap-up-ice-age-punta-del-pin-dolomites.html Simon Messner and Barbara Vigl snap up their Ice Age on Punta del Pin, Dolomites On 15 August 2019 South Tyrolean alpinists Simon Messner and Barbara Vigl made the first ascent of Ice Age up Punta del Pin in the Prags Dolomites. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/simon-messner-barbara-vigl-snap-up-ice-age-punta-del-pin-dolomites.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:29:19 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/siebe-vanhee-climbs-gastlosen-testpiece-yeah-man.html Siebe Vanhee climbs Gastlosen testpiece Yeah Man Belgium’s Siebe Vanhee has made a fast ascent of  Yeah Man, the 8b+ multi-pitch alpine sports climb up Gran Pfad in Switzerland’s Gastlosen mountain range. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/siebe-vanhee-climbs-gastlosen-testpiece-yeah-man.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 17 Aug 2019 11:36:34 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/big-new-rock-climb-up-langkofel-in-dolomites.html Big new rock climb up Langkofel in Dolomites On the north face of Langkofel / Sassolungo in the Dolomites, Aaron Moroder, Titus Prinoth and Matteo Vinatzer have made the first ascent of Parole Sante, a new1050m route with difficulties up to VIII A1. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/big-new-rock-climb-up-langkofel-in-dolomites.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 16 Aug 2019 21:48:03 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/janja-garnbret-adam-ondra-crowned-lead-world-champions-2019.html Janja Garnbret, Adam Ondra crowned Lead World Champions 2019 Janja Garnbret from Slovenia and Adam Ondra from the Czech Republic extended their legacy earlier today by winning the Lead World Championship in Hachioji, Japan. Mia Krampl and Alexander Megos took silver, Ai Mori and Jakob Schubert bronze. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/janja-garnbret-adam-ondra-crowned-lead-world-champions-2019.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 16 Aug 2019 18:21:41 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/roger-schaeli-sean-villanueva-eiger-first-one-day-ascent-la-vida-es-silbar.html Roger Schaeli, Sean Villanueva on Eiger first one day ascent of La Vida es Silbar Details of the first one-day ascent of La Vida es Silbar up the North Face of the Eiger in Switzerland, carried out on 23 July by Roger Schaeli and Sean Villanueva O’Driscoll. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/roger-schaeli-sean-villanueva-eiger-first-one-day-ascent-la-vida-es-silbar.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 16 Aug 2019 09:37:20 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/lead-world-championship-2019-live-streaming-hachioji-japan.html Lead World Championship 2019 live streaming from Hachioji, Japan The Climbing World Championships 2019 continue in Hachioji, Japan with the Lead World Championship. Live streaming Thursday morning at 04:00 CET of the Semifinals, and at 11:45 CET of the Finals. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/lead-world-championship-2019-live-streaming-hachioji-japan.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 14 Aug 2019 22:15:18 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/lucie-hrozova-dials-digital-crack-mont-blanc.html Lucie Hrozová dials Digital Crack on Mont Blanc Czech climber Lucie Hrozová has repeated Digital Crack, the famous 8a freed by Thierry Renault and Alain Ghersen above Arête des Cosmiques on Aiguille du Midi in the Mont Blanc massif. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/lucie-hrozova-dials-digital-crack-mont-blanc.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 16 Aug 2019 14:05:47 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/janja-garnbret-tomoa-narasaki-crowned-bouldering-world-champions-2019.html Janja Garnbret, Tomoa Narasaki crowned Bouldering World Champions 2019 Janja Garnbret from Slovenia and Tomoa Narasaki from Japan were crowned Bouldering World Champions 2019 earlier today in Hachioji, Japan. Akiyo Noguchi and Jakob Schubert took silver, Shauna Coxsey and Yannick Flohé bronze. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/janja-garnbret-tomoa-narasaki-crowned-bouldering-world-champions-2019.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 13 Aug 2019 18:06:37 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/bouldering-world-championship-2019-live-hachioji-japan.html Bouldering World Championship 2019 live from Hachioji, Japan The Climbing World Championships 2019 are currently taking place in Hachioji, Japan. Live streaming on Tuesday morning from the Bouldering World Championship Semifinals (Women 2:00am CET, Men 05:45 CET) and Finals (Women 09:45 am CET, Men 13:00 CET) http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/bouldering-world-championship-2019-live-hachioji-japan.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 13 Aug 2019 14:45:55 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/luka-lindic-fires-end-of-silence-germanys-feuerhorn.html Luka Lindič fires End of Silence on Germany's Feuerhorn Slovenian alpinist Luka Lindič has repeated End of Silence up Feuerhom (Berchtesgaden Alps, Germany). Freed by Thomas Huber in 1994, this multi-pitch 8b+ is considered one of the reference routes for alpine sports climbs. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/luka-lindic-fires-end-of-silence-germanys-feuerhorn.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 14 Aug 2019 11:28:52 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/marek-holecek-radoslav-groh-climb-new-route-huandoy-north-peru.html Márek Holeček, Radoslav Groh climb new route up Huandoy North in Peru Climbing alpine style, Márek Holeček and Radoslav Groh have established a new route up Huandoy North (6360m) in Peru. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/marek-holecek-radoslav-groh-climb-new-route-huandoy-north-peru.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 12 Aug 2019 16:26:18 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/free-south-africa-paine-towers-patagonia-nico-favresse-sean-villanueva-ben-ditto-ascent-video.html Free South Africa on Paine Towers in Patagonia, the Nico Favresse, Sean Villanueva, Ben Ditto ascent video The video of the first free ascent of the South African route on the east face of the Central Tower of Paine, Patagonia, carried out in 2009 by Nicolas Favresse, Sean Villanueva and Ben Ditto. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/free-south-africa-paine-towers-patagonia-nico-favresse-sean-villanueva-ben-ditto-ascent-video.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sun, 11 Aug 2019 21:04:37 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/all-or-nothing-hector-silva-peralta.html All or nothing. By Hector Silva Peralta The first of two parts written by Hector Silva Peralta, a Chilean mountaineer who lived in Italy for 9 years before traveling to Chile, Canada and Alaska pursuing his dream: to become a mountaineer. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/all-or-nothing-hector-silva-peralta.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 09 Aug 2019 17:49:03 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/muztagh-tower-black-tooth-first-ascent-details-simon-messner-martin-sieberer.html Muztagh Tower Black Tooth, first ascent details by Simon Messner, Martin Sieberer Details of the first ascent of Black Tooth, the 6718m mountain next to Muztagh Tower in the Karakorum, Pakistan, carried out by Simon Messner and Martin Sieberer on 26 July 2019. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/muztagh-tower-black-tooth-first-ascent-details-simon-messner-martin-sieberer.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 17 Aug 2019 12:05:16 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/jacopo-larcher-climbing-tribe-at-cadarese.html Jacopo Larcher climbing Tribe at Cadarese The video of Jacopo Larcher and his journey to free Tribe at Cadarese, one of the most difficult trad climbs in the world. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/jacopo-larcher-climbing-tribe-at-cadarese.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 08 Aug 2019 23:02:15 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/nina-caprez-aymeric-clouet-climb-eiger-la-vida-es-silbar.html Nina Caprez, Aymeric Clouet climb Eiger's La Vida es Silbar Swiss climbers Nina Caprez and Aymeric Clouet have repeated 'La Vida es Silbar' up the North Face of the Eiger. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/nina-caprez-aymeric-clouet-climb-eiger-la-vida-es-silbar.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 08 Aug 2019 09:09:03 +0200